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Flanders Riverside and Northampton Community Association

Residents complain about ambulance billing by Flanders-Northampton Volunteer Ambulance

by Sep 8, 2022
Flanders-Northampton Volunteer Ambulance is catching flak from residents upset about receiving bills for ambulance services. But ambulance district residents are being advised not to pay them.

Local community group wins $100,000 environmental justice grant for water quality monitoring project

by Aug 17, 2022
The Flanders, Riverside and Northampton Community Association has been awarded a $100,000 Environmental Justice Community Impact Grant by the Department of Environmental Conservation for an investigation by citizen scientists into the health of the local ecosystem.

Longtime Flanders civic leader steps down from FRNCA board ahead of move to Manhattan

by May 11, 2022
Vince Taldone, longtime FRNCA board member, has stepped down from the group's board of directors. He is moving to Manhattan, which offers a walkable community with ample public transit — important to Taldone, who is visually impaired and no longer able to drive.

Plans for Children’s Museum’s Riverside satellite hit a snag

by Jun 11, 2019
The much anticipated opening of a permanent satellite location in Riverside of the Children’s Museum of the East End has been stalled — perhaps indefinitely.

Schools superintendent gives community update on district’s progress

by Apr 10, 2019
“Lots of really, really great things are happening here." Riverhead Schools Superintendent Dr. Aurelia Henriquez gave an update on the school district's goals and achievements to FRNCA Monday evening. Photo: Maria Piedrabuena

Zeldin reintroduces bill to assign Flanders-Riverside-Northampton separate zip code

by Jan 10, 2018
A bill that would assign a new, unique zip code to the hamlets of Flanders, Riverside and Northampton was re-introduced today in the House of Representatives by Rep. Lee Zeldin.

FRNCA and Riverside Rediscovered invite community to holiday party Monday evening

by Dec 8, 2017
The Flanders-Riverside-Northampton Community Association and Riverside Rediscovered invite the community to their annual holiday party on Monday, Dec. 11 at the Crohan Center in Flanders from 6 to 9 p.m.

FRNCA scholarship 5K run/walk set for Oct. 15

by Sep 8, 2017
FRNCA is holding a 5K on October 15 to benefit its scholarship fund.